Category Archives: Tucson

White Winged Dove

Back to Tucson, Arizona pictures this time…from a trip I took in April, 2012. When I reached this picture, I was surprised. I assumed I’d taken a shot of a Mourning Dove, but this is actually a White Winged Dove. … Continue reading

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Sabino Canyon

Yet another, “I’m too tired to write much, but here are some pictures” post. I shot these while walking in Sabino Canyon with my mom. It was a beautiful day and the desert was beginning to bloom! A saguaro cactus: … Continue reading

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Cactus Series

Way too tired to write a post tonight…and anyway, you come here for the pictures, right? So here is a series of a cactus on my parents’ patio: Original: Black and White: Fun with Photoshop Elements:

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Desert in Bloom

I was fortunate this year that spring came early to the Sonoran Desert. That gave me the opportunity to see the desert in bloom…or at least starting to bloom. Cactus flowers, like the rest of the plant, start out tough. … Continue reading

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House Finches for My Mom

When I put birdfeeders in my yard this spring, the first visitors were a pair of House Finches. I was bummed. They aren’t native in Minnesota, and I was really hoping for Chickadees. My mom felt I was unfairly maligning … Continue reading

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Tucson – Exploring the Unfamiliar

Has it really been more than a month since my last post? Things have been crazy lately at work, I’m embarking on a home landscaping overhaul, and I’ve been getting my veggie garden going. That left no time for processing … Continue reading

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